Scarlett Johansson is one of the sexiest women on screen and apart from her acting skills, we are also big fans of her style mantra – which is to celebrate those curves and not hide them. Here are some lessons from this diva that you too can work in to your everyday look.
Lesson 1: Highlight the waist
How: With figure hugging corsets and cinched waist dresses and jumpsuits.
Growing up in Mumbai there have been some movies which have captured the essence of the city for me like only they could. From the dreams to the heart breaks, the ‘Tapori bhasha’ to its iconic locations here’s a round-up of a few of the movies that come to mind at the mention of Mumbai.
Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro by Kundan Shah (1983)
It’s a cult film for obvious reasons and has lots of Mumbai elements/characteristics which serve as important plot points.
For when your Saturday night turns into a Sunday morning. Or if you’re just hungry.
1. Indigo, Colaba : An oldy but a goody. Live music, bellinis and more-often-than-not, a little dancing.
2. Neel, Tote on the Turf, Mahalakshmi: The galoti kebab and Dum biryani will make that Sunday afternoon nap essential.
3. Ellipsis, Colaba: Shrimp and grits,
Hair accessories add a fun and quirky twist to any outfit. But for us Mumbai city girls, they also help us control our tresses when we are travelling by public transport or when the weather and our hair just don’t get along. We give you a quick round-up of stylish hair accessories for all the Mumbai girls out there.
The first Indian woman to win the much coveted Miss Universe pageant in 1994, Sushmita Sen is still one of our fav fashion icons. We wish Sushmita a happy birthday with a tribute to her style and trademark statement pieces.
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New to the city or simply bored of staying in another weekend? Here’s a list of the most happening clubs and bars in Mumbai city by party planner Harpreet Baweja.
Olive Bar and Restaurant, Bandra: This landmark of the city’s nightlife has been the place to see and be seen at for the past 15 years.
If you’ve overdone the laddoos and fried farsans this Diwali, here’s a sure shot way to ensure your body clock is back to normal. Here’s a city-wise guide of juice detoxes for you.
Detox plan: Coldpressed, free of preservatives, chemicals, flavours, added sugar and even water, Raw Pressery’s juices- Lean, Trim, Glow,
Stay stylish with these wardrobe essentials which are both fabulous and versatile and can take your look from day to night in a jiffy.
By Shubhika Davda
A crisp white shirt with an interesting collar or sheer or lace detailing
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Chucky necklace to add colour and add the cool to a blah outfit
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A pair of those comfy nude/black heels so you can dance away at any party without attracting attention to your buckling knees and tortured toes!
Itching to indulge in some retail therapy and running low on budget? Fret not! Here are some interesting street shopping haunts in Mumbai, which in addition to being pocket friendly have some fabulous stuff. Happy shopping!
By Ayesha Dasgupta
Hill Road, Bandra
This bustling street in Bandra is a haven for street shopping. From hidden corners that sell chunky brogues and on – trend floral plimsolls,
These are the people who inspire me and who I love and respect for their immense talent. The way they express themselves through art, music and design is pure genius!
By Zoish Contractor
Shruti Sharma – Artist
She is currently living and working in New York city. She expresses fearlessly through her painting and printmaking. Her acute sensitivity to people and their behavior is captured beautifully in her work.
We love her style on and off the courts! Here’s a look at tennis pro Sania Mirza’s best looks on the red carpet. StyleCracker wishes you a happy 29th birthday, Sania!
A romanticized series of images which looks at living in an Older Bombay. One which is constantly grappling with change (as most urban spaces are). This is my home.
By Hashim Badani
1- Mohamedi Tayebi Building was located in Bhindi Bazar, this is one of the many structures that has been razed to make way for the cities first cluster development project.